The crisis at America’s border is a defining issue in the coming election, especially in Arizona. I’m supporting Doug Ducey for Arizona governor because he is the best candidate to help secure the border, protect the people, and enforce the law. He has the most serious and credible plan to address the border crisis...

-U.S. Senator Ted Cruz

2014-07-30T10:23:43+00:00

-U.S. Senator Ted Cruz

The crisis at America’s border is a defining issue in the coming election, especially in Arizona. I’m supporting Doug Ducey for Arizona governor because he is the best candidate to help secure the border, protect the people, and enforce the law. He has the most serious and credible plan to address the border crisis…

"As someone with 55 years in law enforcement on both the federal and state levels – and all across the southern border and around the world – I know firsthand the dangers of an unsecure border and how to fight the drug cartels and human traffickers. I’m supporting Doug because he’s the right leader for Arizona, and he’ll do the right thing as governor. As the son of a cop, he understands law enforcement issues and will make public safety a top priority."

- Sheriff Joe Arpaio

2014-08-03T16:04:48+00:00

- Sheriff Joe Arpaio

“As someone with 55 years in law enforcement on both the federal and state levels – and all across the southern border and around the world – I know firsthand the dangers of an unsecure border and how to fight the drug cartels and human traffickers. I’m supporting Doug because he’s the right leader for Arizona, and he’ll do the right thing as governor. As the son of a cop, he understands law enforcement issues and will make public safety a top priority.”

"Doug Ducey demonstrates the kind of conservative, common-sense leadership that our party needs in Arizona. He’s not afraid of taking on tough challenges, and that’s why I know he’d be a great Governor."

-WI Gov. Scott Walker Wisconsin

2014-07-09T06:46:29+00:00

-WI Gov. Scott Walker Wisconsin

“Doug Ducey demonstrates the kind of conservative, common-sense leadership that our party needs in Arizona. He’s not afraid of taking on tough challenges, and that’s why I know he’d be a great Governor.”

"Doug Ducey’s leadership style is to first ground himself in the substance of the critical issues facing our state. I respect that. His skills, his knowledge of business management, his conservative credentials, and his proven record as State Treasurer are precisely what are needed for Arizona."

-U.S. Senator Jon Kyl

2014-07-09T06:47:08+00:00

-U.S. Senator Jon Kyl

“Doug Ducey’s leadership style is to first ground himself in the substance of the critical issues facing our state. I respect that. His skills, his knowledge of business management, his conservative credentials, and his proven record as State Treasurer are precisely what are needed for Arizona.”

“America needs strong leaders who are willing to stand up for conservative ideas and values at every level of government. It takes real leadership to stand up to special interests and push for conservative reforms. Doug Ducey is one of those leaders and that is why I am proud to endorse his candidacy for governor of Arizona."

-U.S. Senator Mike Lee

2014-07-09T07:28:59+00:00

-U.S. Senator Mike Lee

“America needs strong leaders who are willing to stand up for conservative ideas and values at every level of government. It takes real leadership to stand up to special interests and push for conservative reforms. Doug Ducey is one of those leaders and that is why I am proud to endorse his candidacy for governor of Arizona.”

"Doug’s private sector experience and limited government approach is exactly what’s needed to get Arizona moving in the right direction again. We haven’t had someone this good and well-qualified to lead our state and lead our party in a long time. I firmly believe that Doug can be the best Governor Arizona has seen in decades."

-Jim Click

2014-07-09T07:29:53+00:00

-Jim Click

“Doug’s private sector experience and limited government approach is exactly what’s needed to get Arizona moving in the right direction again. We haven’t had someone this good and well-qualified to lead our state and lead our party in a long time. I firmly believe that Doug can be the best Governor Arizona has seen in decades.”

"I would put my shoulder to the wheel to elect the best possible conservative candidate. That is why I am endorsing Doug Ducey for Governor. After traveling our state and sharing the stage with so many of our fine candidates, I am confident that Doug is the very best choice for conservative voters."

-State Sen. Al Melvin

2014-07-09T07:31:35+00:00

-State Sen. Al Melvin

“I would put my shoulder to the wheel to elect the best possible conservative candidate. That is why I am endorsing Doug Ducey for Governor. After traveling our state and sharing the stage with so many of our fine candidates, I am confident that Doug is the very best choice for conservative voters.”

"Doug Ducey is, by far, the strongest conservative candidate in Arizona’s race for Governor. As co-founder and former national coordinator of the original Tea Party Patriots, I’m endorsing Doug Ducey because Arizona needs someone who is going to fight to uphold the principles of our Founders."

-Co-Founder of Tea Party Patriots Mark Meckler

2014-07-09T07:33:37+00:00

-Co-Founder of Tea Party Patriots Mark Meckler

“Doug Ducey is, by far, the strongest conservative candidate in Arizona’s race for Governor. As co-founder and former national coordinator of the original Tea Party Patriots, I’m endorsing Doug Ducey because Arizona needs someone who is going to fight to uphold the principles of our Founders.”

"Doug stands with me in the fight against crime and the fight for the rights of crime victims. I am proud to support him."

-Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery

2014-07-09T07:34:44+00:00

-Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery

“Doug stands with me in the fight against crime and the fight for the rights of crime victims. I am proud to support him.”

"If we are going to increase job opportunities for the people of our state and give everyone the opportunity for a better life, we will need lower taxes and fewer regulatory burdens on businesses. Doug will work hard to make this happen."

-Lea Marquez-Peterson

2014-07-09T07:35:48+00:00

-Lea Marquez-Peterson

“If we are going to increase job opportunities for the people of our state and give everyone the opportunity for a better life, we will need lower taxes and fewer regulatory burdens on businesses. Doug will work hard to make this happen.”

"I have given my strong support to Doug. He has the personal character, successful business leadership, free market principles, and fair judgment to be a truly great leader for our state."

-Hon. Robert Fannin

2014-07-09T07:37:11+00:00

-Hon. Robert Fannin

“I have given my strong support to Doug. He has the personal character, successful business leadership, free market principles, and fair judgment to be a truly great leader for our state.”

"There’s some good candidates in this race. I’ve concluded in my heart that Doug Ducey personifies everything that the Republican Party should be, not only on issues and the constitutional foundations, but the man has a great love for humanity. And, for me, that is something that really comes out in him in ways that we really need this party to exhibit in the future."

-Congressman Trent Franks

2014-07-09T07:38:22+00:00

-Congressman Trent Franks

“There’s some good candidates in this race. I’ve concluded in my heart that Doug Ducey personifies everything that the Republican Party should be, not only on issues and the constitutional foundations, but the man has a great love for humanity. And, for me, that is something that really comes out in him in ways that we really need this party to exhibit in the future.”

"Doug Ducey is the kind of common-sense leader Arizona needs as our next governor. I know firsthand that the federal government has gotten out of control and that Doug will stand up for Arizonans against Washington overreach, work to reduce the size of government and protect our liberties."

-Congressman John Shadegg

2014-07-09T07:39:20+00:00

-Congressman John Shadegg

“Doug Ducey is the kind of common-sense leader Arizona needs as our next governor. I know firsthand that the federal government has gotten out of control and that Doug will stand up for Arizonans against Washington overreach, work to reduce the size of government and protect our liberties.”

"Doug’s commitment to life, traditional marriage, child protection, defending religious liberty, and promoting school choice make him my personal choice."

-Cathi Herrod

2014-07-09T07:40:07+00:00

-Cathi Herrod

“Doug’s commitment to life, traditional marriage, child protection, defending religious liberty, and promoting school choice make him my personal choice.”

"Doug is committed to health care reform driven by market choices freely made by patients with their doctors, not driven by government or insurance companies. I’m proud to work with him to bring patient centered health care to the people of Arizona. Doug is deeply committed to constitutional policies and principles, and yet at the same time he possesses great common sense built on his background as a successful entrepreneur."

-Randy Kendrick

2014-07-09T07:40:48+00:00

-Randy Kendrick

“Doug is committed to health care reform driven by market choices freely made by patients with their doctors, not driven by government or insurance companies. I’m proud to work with him to bring patient centered health care to the people of Arizona. Doug is deeply committed to constitutional policies and principles, and yet at the same time he possesses great common sense built on his background as a successful entrepreneur.”

"Doug Ducey is a strong leader who has proven through both his business experience and time spent as state treasurer that he holds the interest of Arizona citizens to the highest regard. His push to reduce government overreach and create jobs is exactly what our economy needs. He has earned my vote for governor."

-Phoenix City Councilman Sal Diciccio

2014-07-09T07:41:49+00:00

-Phoenix City Councilman Sal Diciccio

“Doug Ducey is a strong leader who has proven through both his business experience and time spent as state treasurer that he holds the interest of Arizona citizens to the highest regard. His push to reduce government overreach and create jobs is exactly what our economy needs. He has earned my vote for governor.”

"I’ve gotten to know Doug well over the past several years. Here’s what impresses me: Doug has a clear vision about where he wants to lead the state. His focus is the economy and making Arizona a magnet for job creation and economic opportunity. That has to be the number one priority for our next governor, and Doug has the right background, skills, and ideas to actually make a difference."

-Former Arizona Gov. Fife Symington

2014-07-09T07:43:05+00:00

-Former Arizona Gov. Fife Symington

“I’ve gotten to know Doug well over the past several years. Here’s what impresses me: Doug has a clear vision about where he wants to lead the state. His focus is the economy and making Arizona a magnet for job creation and economic opportunity. That has to be the number one priority for our next governor, and Doug has the right background, skills, and ideas to actually make a difference.”

"Doug Ducey has earned my vote for governor because he has shown through both his business and public sector experience that he has the conservative-driven principles we need to accelerate the economy, balance the budget and provide leadership. His thoughtful approach to policy issues and steady direction reflect what is best for Arizona, and that is why he is my choice for governor."

-Former Congressman Barry Goldwater Jr.

2014-07-09T07:44:02+00:00

-Former Congressman Barry Goldwater Jr.

“Doug Ducey has earned my vote for governor because he has shown through both his business and public sector experience that he has the conservative-driven principles we need to accelerate the economy, balance the budget and provide leadership. His thoughtful approach to policy issues and steady direction reflect what is best for Arizona, and that is why he is my choice for governor.”

"Ducey is a committed free market fiscal conservative who won’t shy away from making tough decisions or taking on big challenges…His leadership is what we need to craft free market, pro-growth oriented policies that make Arizona a great place to work and live."

-Arizona Free Enterprise Club PAC

2014-07-09T07:44:58+00:00

-Arizona Free Enterprise Club PAC

“Ducey is a committed free market fiscal conservative who won’t shy away from making tough decisions or taking on big challenges…His leadership is what we need to craft free market, pro-growth oriented policies that make Arizona a great place to work and live.”

"I have endorsed State Treasurer Doug Ducey in the race and will hold a small fundraiser for him in April. He is a conservative, a successful businessman, and has run and won state-wide in 2010 and led state’s anti-tax hike forces two years later in the defeat of a state wide initiative pushing a billion-dollar tax hike. Ducey has the additional advantage of having been born in Ohio which of course matters greatly even though he has spent his entire adult life in Arizona."

-Syndicated Conservative Talk Radio Host Hugh Hewitt

2014-07-09T07:45:39+00:00

-Syndicated Conservative Talk Radio Host Hugh Hewitt

“I have endorsed State Treasurer Doug Ducey in the race and will hold a small fundraiser for him in April. He is a conservative, a successful businessman, and has run and won state-wide in 2010 and led state’s anti-tax hike forces two years later in the defeat of a state wide initiative pushing a billion-dollar tax hike. Ducey has the additional advantage of having been born in Ohio which of course matters greatly even though he has spent his entire adult life in Arizona.”

"Doug upholds core pro-life values and priorities, and not because they are politically advantageous, but because the life issue is foundational to every basic right and freedom we cherish. Doug understands well that protecting and supporting innocent human life is not a mere political issue, but one that transcends the spectrum of party affiliations, speaking to the very essence of what it means to be a concerned and compassionate citizen of this great state."

-Arizona Right To Life PAC

2014-07-09T07:46:26+00:00

-Arizona Right To Life PAC

“Doug upholds core pro-life values and priorities, and not because they are politically advantageous, but because the life issue is foundational to every basic right and freedom we cherish. Doug understands well that protecting and supporting innocent human life is not a mere political issue, but one that transcends the spectrum of party affiliations, speaking to the very essence of what it means to be a concerned and compassionate citizen of this great state.”

"When it comes to the governor’s race, Doug Ducey is the best candidate who truly represents the spirit of Arizona’s business community. Doug is a‎ proven leader with an executive background and conservative heart. He knows what it takes to improve the state’s economy, create jobs and reform‎ our education system and will make it his mission to streamline government programs and safeguard Arizona from federal government overreach. He’s my choice for governor, and I encourage my fellow business leaders to join me in supporting his campaign."

-Jerry Colangelo

2014-07-09T07:47:07+00:00

-Jerry Colangelo

“When it comes to the governor’s race, Doug Ducey is the best candidate who truly represents the spirit of Arizona’s business community. Doug is a‎ proven leader with an executive background and conservative heart. He knows what it takes to improve the state’s economy, create jobs and reform‎ our education system and will make it his mission to streamline government programs and safeguard Arizona from federal government overreach. He’s my choice for governor, and I encourage my fellow business leaders to join me in supporting ...

"Doug Ducey has a solid record on issues that matter to conservatives. Concerned Women Political Action Committee endorses Doug Ducey for Arizona Governor, because we won’t have to spend a lot of time wondering whether he will be at the forefront of protecting the citizens of Arizona; the evidence is in his conservative record."

-Concerned Women Political Action Committee

2014-07-09T07:48:09+00:00

-Concerned Women Political Action Committee

“Doug Ducey has a solid record on issues that matter to conservatives. Concerned Women Political Action Committee endorses Doug Ducey for Arizona Governor, because we won’t have to spend a lot of time wondering whether he will be at the forefront of protecting the citizens of Arizona; the evidence is in his conservative record.”

"Doug has steadfastly protected our rights and the interests of this state and I know he will continue to do so as Governor. I’m endorsing Doug Ducey because his infallible character and conservative morals will lead Arizona in the right direction."

-State Rep. Paul Boyer

2014-07-09T07:48:43+00:00

-State Rep. Paul Boyer

“Doug has steadfastly protected our rights and the interests of this state and I know he will continue to do so as Governor. I’m endorsing Doug Ducey because his infallible character and conservative morals will lead Arizona in the right direction.”

"I’m supporting Doug Ducey for governor because he understands that growing the economy and creating economic opportunity needs to be Arizona’s priority. Doug helped create thousands of private sector jobs and his business experience and approach is exactly what we need to get this state’s economy moving."

-Phil Lovas

2014-07-09T07:49:31+00:00

-Phil Lovas

“I’m supporting Doug Ducey for governor because he understands that growing the economy and creating economic opportunity needs to be Arizona’s priority. Doug helped create thousands of private sector jobs and his business experience and approach is exactly what we need to get this state’s economy moving.”

"Doug’s commitment to the state of Arizona is exactly why I support his candidacy for governor. He has my endorsement because his fiscal conservatism and business-friendly policies will lead Arizona toward a more prosperous future."

-State Rep. Rick Gray

2014-07-09T07:50:01+00:00

-State Rep. Rick Gray

“Doug’s commitment to the state of Arizona is exactly why I support his candidacy for governor. He has my endorsement because his fiscal conservatism and business-friendly policies will lead Arizona toward a more prosperous future.”

"Doug Ducey brings a fresh energy and charisma to the Governor’s Office. We are particularly encouraged by Mr. Ducey’s aggressive tax reform agenda that is sure to bring more prosperity to Arizona. We have full confidence that Mr. Ducey has the skills necessary to attract businesses to Arizona in a dynamic yet fiscally responsible way while nurturing the environment to retain Arizona businesses. With Mr. Ducey’s leadership talents, innovative approach to problem solving, and positive image we believe Arizona has a very bright future!"

-Small Business Alliance

2014-07-09T07:50:46+00:00

-Small Business Alliance

“Doug Ducey brings a fresh energy and charisma to the Governor’s Office. We are particularly encouraged by Mr. Ducey’s aggressive tax reform agenda that is sure to bring more prosperity to Arizona. We have full confidence that Mr. Ducey has the skills necessary to attract businesses to Arizona in a dynamic yet fiscally responsible way while nurturing the environment to retain Arizona businesses. With Mr. Ducey’s leadership talents, innovative approach to problem solving, and positive image we believe Arizona has a very bright future!”

"I’m proud to give Doug Ducey my endorsement for governor. Doug is a principled leader who is committed to ensuring Arizona remains a great place to live and raise a family. Join me and vote Doug Ducey for Governor!"

-State Rep. Michelle Ugenti

2014-07-09T07:51:27+00:00

-State Rep. Michelle Ugenti

“I’m proud to give Doug Ducey my endorsement for governor. Doug is a principled leader who is committed to ensuring Arizona remains a great place to live and raise a family. Join me and vote Doug Ducey for Governor!”

"Doug Ducey is the only candidate in this race with the leadership skills and vision to guide Arizona into the future. Doug’s background along with his roadmap to make Arizona a national leader in education and economic growth are exactly what we need. I will be voting Doug Ducey for Governor and I encourage you and your family to join me."

-State Sen. Nancy Barto

2014-07-09T07:52:07+00:00

-State Sen. Nancy Barto

“Doug Ducey is the only candidate in this race with the leadership skills and vision to guide Arizona into the future. Doug’s background along with his roadmap to make Arizona a national leader in education and economic growth are exactly what we need. I will be voting Doug Ducey for Governor and I encourage you and your family to join me.”

"There is no other candidate in the Governor’s race who better represents our values and our goals as a state better than Doug Ducey. That is why I am proud to endorse Doug and encourage you to join me in voting for him."

-State Rep. Debbie Lesko

2014-07-09T07:52:46+00:00

-State Rep. Debbie Lesko

“There is no other candidate in the Governor’s race who better represents our values and our goals as a state better than Doug Ducey. That is why I am proud to endorse Doug and encourage you to join me in voting for him.”

"As Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee I have worked closely with Treasurer Ducey. He is committed to reform-minded government and protecting taxpayers. We also share a passion for improved student academic achievement and meaningful school choice. I am honored to endorse him in a field of quality Republican candidates."

-State Sen. Steve Yarbrough

2014-07-09T07:53:24+00:00

-State Sen. Steve Yarbrough

“As Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee I have worked closely with Treasurer Ducey. He is committed to reform-minded government and protecting taxpayers. We also share a passion for improved student academic achievement and meaningful school choice. I am honored to endorse him in a field of quality Republican candidates.”

"I am proud to endorse Doug Ducey for Governor. Doug stands firmly behind our shared values of limited and effective government, individual responsibility and a government that works for the people, not over them. He built a business, Cold Stone Creamery, now he wants to shrink a government. Arizona needs Doug Ducey as Governor."

-Scottsdale Mayor W.J. "Jim" Lane

2014-07-09T07:53:59+00:00

-Scottsdale Mayor W.J. "Jim" Lane

“I am proud to endorse Doug Ducey for Governor. Doug stands firmly behind our shared values of limited and effective government, individual responsibility and a government that works for the people, not over them. He built a business, Cold Stone Creamery, now he wants to shrink a government. Arizona needs Doug Ducey as Governor.”

"As a business owner and a member of the Scottsdale City Council, I am keenly aware of the tough issues facing Arizona today. I can’t think of anyone better to tackle these issues head-on better than Doug Ducey. Doug is a true statesman with the perfect background to turn Arizona into the national leader it can and should be. Join me in voting for Doug Ducey for Governor!"

-Scottsdale City Councilman Dennis Robbins

2014-07-09T07:54:48+00:00

-Scottsdale City Councilman Dennis Robbins

“As a business owner and a member of the Scottsdale City Council, I am keenly aware of the tough issues facing Arizona today. I can’t think of anyone better to tackle these issues head-on better than Doug Ducey. Doug is a true statesman with the perfect background to turn Arizona into the national leader it can and should be. Join me in voting for Doug Ducey for Governor!”

"I know Doug has the skills to grow Arizona’s economy and will out-work everyone to make this state the most prosperous in the U.S. His success as a businessman and leadership in defeating Proposition 204 is exactly why I’m supporting Doug Ducey to be Arizona’s next governor."

-State Rep. Warren Petersen

2014-07-09T07:55:34+00:00

-State Rep. Warren Petersen

“I know Doug has the skills to grow Arizona’s economy and will out-work everyone to make this state the most prosperous in the U.S. His success as a businessman and leadership in defeating Proposition 204 is exactly why I’m supporting Doug Ducey to be Arizona’s next governor.”

"Doug Ducey understands what Arizona needs to succeed. He has a clear vision to kick the economy into higher gear and stands on a conservative record when it comes to education reform and government accountability. He has the leadership background to bring the business principles of relentless improvement and innovation to state government. I wholeheartedly support his campaign for governor."

-Maricopa County Supervisor Steve Chucri

2014-07-09T07:56:24+00:00

-Maricopa County Supervisor Steve Chucri

“Doug Ducey understands what Arizona needs to succeed. He has a clear vision to kick the economy into higher gear and stands on a conservative record when it comes to education reform and government accountability. He has the leadership background to bring the business principles of relentless improvement and innovation to state government. I wholeheartedly support his campaign for governor.”

"It is time for Arizona conservatives to rally behind Doug Ducey for Governor. After a lengthy and complete primary season, our job is to choose the conservative candidate best positioned to champion our issues and our values. Our responsibility is to support the conservative candidate that can lead our Republican Party to victory in November. Whether your issue is the economy, border security, protecting human life, or standing up to Barack Obama and an out-of-control federal government, your conservative choice is Doug Ducey. Please join me in voting for Doug Ducey. Its time!"

-State Rep. Steve Montenegro

2014-07-09T07:57:12+00:00

-State Rep. Steve Montenegro

“It is time for Arizona conservatives to rally behind Doug Ducey for Governor. After a lengthy and complete primary season, our job is to choose the conservative candidate best positioned to champion our issues and our values. Our responsibility is to support the conservative candidate that can lead our Republican Party to victory in November. Whether your issue is the economy, border security, protecting human life, or standing up to Barack Obama and an out-of-control federal government, your conservative choice is Doug Ducey. Please join ...

"Doug Ducey’s private sector experience and outstanding record as state treasurer make him the best candidate for Arizona’s next governor. He will rein in unnecessary government spending and get this state’s economy back on track. I’m voting Doug Ducey for governor because I know he will take this state to the next level and help it succeed."

-Gilbert Town Councilmember Victor Petersen

2014-07-09T07:57:57+00:00

-Gilbert Town Councilmember Victor Petersen

“Doug Ducey’s private sector experience and outstanding record as state treasurer make him the best candidate for Arizona’s next governor. He will rein in unnecessary government spending and get this state’s economy back on track. I’m voting Doug Ducey for governor because I know he will take this state to the next level and help it succeed.”

"Doug Ducey has my endorsement because I know he will do everything in his power to uphold and defend our constitutional rights and educate our children. Doug has a plan, and his Roadmap to Opportunity and Freedom proves he will continue to defend our freedoms and help catapult Arizona to the forefront of education reform. Join me and help make a brighter future for Arizona — vote Doug Ducey."

-Gilbert Town Councilmember Jared Taylor

2014-07-09T07:58:34+00:00

-Gilbert Town Councilmember Jared Taylor

“Doug Ducey has my endorsement because I know he will do everything in his power to uphold and defend our constitutional rights and educate our children. Doug has a plan, and his Roadmap to Opportunity and Freedom proves he will continue to defend our freedoms and help catapult Arizona to the forefront of education reform. Join me and help make a brighter future for Arizona — vote Doug Ducey.”

"Our family has been farming in Arizona since 1919, and we believe our next governor must maintain Arizona’s independent, Western spirit. That’s why we are supporting Doug Ducey for governor. He’s a man of principle who will ensure that Arizona is a place of opportunity where people who work hard and do the right thing can succeed."

-Jamie & Steve Sossaman

2014-07-09T07:59:27+00:00

-Jamie & Steve Sossaman

“Our family has been farming in Arizona since 1919, and we believe our next governor must maintain Arizona’s independent, Western spirit. That’s why we are supporting Doug Ducey for governor. He’s a man of principle who will ensure that Arizona is a place of opportunity where people who work hard and do the right thing can succeed.”

Doug Ducey

Doug Ducey was born and raised in Toledo, Ohio, but Arizona is Doug's home. It’s where he met his college sweetheart – now wife of 23 years – Angela, and where they have raised their three sons Jack (17), Joe (15), and Sam (11).